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After 23 days of industrial  action,  the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors insist  the Federal Government must now withdraw its suit against them at the National Industrial Court as well as the ‘no work, no pay’ order already being implemented against its members. This is after the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN), yesterday, rejected […]

The US is being pressed to allow more time for evacuation from Taliban-controlled Afghanistan as the deadline for its withdrawal on August 31 draws nearer. US President Joe Biden is set to decide within the next 24 hours whether to extend the timeline for withdrawal. The US has evacuated, and facilitated the evacuation of, approximately […]

Muslim Communities in Jos Area of Plateau State, North Central Nigeria, on Sunday, resolved to protect Churches within their settlements against attack by any hoodlums. The development formed part of their resolution after an emergency stakeholders meeting, summoned by the Jasawa Community Development Association, (JCDA). The meeting, which took place at the Conference Hall of […]

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said that any attempt to subvert his right as a governor, through the creation of nonexistent cattle routes would be resisted with legal action. Ortom said this in Makurdi the state capital, He also vowed to approach the court of law to stop any violation of the Land Use […]

The Nigerian Government has been called upon to put in more effort in Covid-19 research and the purchase of vaccines, rather than wait on the international community for donations, as the country prepares for a possible third wave of the disease.  The call was by the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, the umbrella body for pharmacists, which also […]

A man, who approached an Igando Customary Court for the dissolution of his 10-years old marriage over wife’s penchant for stealing and infidelity, this Thursday had his plea granted by the President of the court. Mr Mutiu Bamgbose, A 45-year-old businessman accused his wife, Aliyah of stealing and Infidelity. Delivering judgement the President of the […]

Team Nigeria have clinched the gold medal in 4x400m mixed relay  in a new Championship record time of 3:19.70 at the ongoing Under20 World Athletics Championship in Nairobi, Kenya. Making history in the process as the first winners of the event which is making its first appearance at the championship. The quartet of Imaobong Nse […]

Police in Zamfara State says it rescued 11 kidnap victims in Bakura and 1 person at Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State. This is coming through the Police’s ongoing search and rescue operations across the state. The Police in a statement by the Public Relations Officer, Superintendent Mohammed Shehu said, the 11 victims were […]

Uganda says it is thinking of giving shelter to refugees from Afghanistan as suggested bu the United States. The foreign minister said in a statement that President Yoweri Museveni has expressed the country’s readiness o provide assistance including temporary hosting of some of the affected persons in the current crisis. It said discussions on the […]

Nigeria has received 699,760 doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines from the United kingdom. Acting British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Gill Atkinson said the donation from the UK government is part of the 80 million doses the country had pledged to support the Covid-19 fight. The vaccines, which were delivered through the COVAX facility, an organization […]

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